Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Dodge Dakota

Dodge Dakota Car Thermostat Replacement costs $106 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$95 to $135
Labor: $70 -$88
Parts: $25 -$47
Average Dealer price
$143 to 196
Average Shop price
$115 to 150
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1988 Dodge DakotaV6-3.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$99.79Shop/Dealer Price$121.76 - $154.99
1989 Dodge DakotaV6-3.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$99.24Shop/Dealer Price$121.14 - $154.01
1998 Dodge DakotaL4-2.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$99.24Shop/Dealer Price$121.10 - $153.93
1999 Dodge DakotaV6-3.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$106.24Shop/Dealer Price$129.57 - $163.52
1994 Dodge DakotaV6-3.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$106.79Shop/Dealer Price$130.22 - $164.56
2009 Dodge DakotaV8-4.7LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$120.59Shop/Dealer Price$147.75 - $196.58
2002 Dodge DakotaV8-4.7LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$120.82Shop/Dealer Price$148.14 - $197.21
2003 Dodge DakotaV6-3.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$106.24Shop/Dealer Price$129.60 - $163.56
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Parts required for a Dodge Dakota Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$5 to $26
Thermostat Gasket
$2

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Chris was thorough and smart about his process of replacing my thermostat. Thx Chris.
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Excellent service. Very knowledgeable and fast. Did a great job, and I will be using him for my other vehicle.
2002 DODGE DAKOTA - WHEEL HUB ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT)
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All about Car Thermostat Replacement

A thermostat is part of the cooling system that regulates the temperature of the coolant in the engine. The thermostat is a metal valve that has a temperature sensor built in. It can either be open or closed. When the thermostat is closed, it keeps the coolant in the engine. When the engine gets to a predetermined temperature, the thermostat opens allowing coolant to circulate. The circulation of coolant prevents the engine from overheating. If the thermostat fails to open, the car will overheat. If the thermostat fails to close, the engine may never reach the optimal temperature (~220F). The thermostat opens and closes many times when the car engine is running. It is the most common component in the cooling system to fail, causing the car to overheat.

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